Regal Beloit Corporation Commodity Manager II in Fort Wayne,, Indiana
Description:Identifies, selects, and manages global supplier relationships for assigned commodities (with high technical or commercial complexity and/or medium/high spend commodities) to ensure that products and services are delivered to the quality, cost and delivery performance levels required. May ensure all engineering, customer, security, and EHS requirements are met. Acts as Subject Matter Expert (SME) for assigned commodities. May provide hiring, promotion and disciplinary action recommendations, as well as performance evaluation and feedback for multiple direct reports. Defines, develops and communicates the commodity strategy that drives a supply base committed to deliver 100% quality parts, on time, with continued effort to reduce the total cost of the commodity and may ensure all engineering, customer, security, and EHS requirements are met. Manages supplier relationships. Reviews RFQ packages and spreadsheet analysis to make recommendations for improvement. Identifies potential suppliers and makes recommendations on supplier selection and quality compliance. Performs supplier negotiations and determines most competitive total cost solutions using creativity and wide degree of latitude. Executes plans to meet customer commitment to deliver 100% quality parts, on time, with continuous emphasis on cost containment. Drives projects for Sourcing team ensuring objectives are met and communication channels are effective. Defines, drives and implements continuous improvement projects to ensure objectives are met. Leads simplification in the overall supply chain. Provides expertise to internal team as well as other internal functions.QualificationsBachelor's degree or equivalent related experience. 8 years. Green Belt in Lean Six Sigma within 3 years.